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Monty Python's Spamalot embarks on new UK tour in 2015
By Editorial Staff · 21 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The new production is directed by Christopher Luscombe and stars Bonnie Langford, Todd Carty and Joe Pasquale

Fun Palaces festival marks Joan Littlewood's 100th birthday
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Jul 2014 · International

The festival will see over 100 venues and organisations offering a range of free events celebrating art and science

Football legends Matt Le Tissier and Francis Benali to star in Nuffield Theatre production The Saints
By Ben Hewis · 18 Jul 2014 · Southampton

The play, written by Luke Barnes, is about the highs and lows of following Southampton Football Club

Country or town - which makes for more radical theatre?
By Natasha Tripney · 17 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Why rural theatre can be just as innovative as its urban cousin

Frantic Assembly's Othello cast announced
By Rebecca Donn · 16 Jul 2014 · Birmingham, Doncaster, Leicester, London, Oxford, Plymouth, Salford, Southampton

The show opens at the Theatre Royal Plymouth before touring the country

Dance 'til Dawn (Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
By Vera Newsham · 2 Jul 2014 · Southampton

Simone and Cacace return to Southampton, with the sensational follow-up to their sizzling Midnight Tango

20th Century Boy (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton)
By David Jobson · 11 May 2014 · Southampton

20th Century Boy - another jukebox musical telling the story of the rock star through tinted glasses, competent but deserves more.

Catch 22 (Northern Stage)
By John Dixon · 26 Apr 2014 · Newcastle

Joseph Heller's 1961 novel, Catch 22, has proved notoriously difficult to adapt for the stage. Northern Stage in Newcastle make the latest attempt

West Side Story (Tour - The Mayflower, Southampton)
By Vera Newsham · 25 Apr 2014 · Southampton

Bernstein's West Side take on Romeo and Juliet is still unmissable.

Buddy (Tour - Mayflower, Southampton)
By David Jobson · 4 Apr 2014 · Bournemouth, Poole, Portsmouth, Salisbury, Southampton

Buddy, now touring to the Mayflower, Southampton, is one jukebox musical worth seeing